Leflore County Elementary School

Tel: (662)254-7756
  • Leflore County Elementary School serves 470 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 18% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 31%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 16% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 33%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Leflore County Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Leflore County Elementary School operates within the Leflore County School District.

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School Overview

  • Leflore County Elementary School's student population of 470 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students470 students
Leflore County Elementary School Total Students (1996-2016)
Gender %Leflore County Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Leflore County Elementary School Total Teachers (1996-2016)
Students by GradeLeflore County Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Leflore County Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 840 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Leflore County Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
31%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
33%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Leflore County Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2016)
Asian
n/a
1%
Leflore County Elementary School Asian Students (2010-2014)
Hispanic
7%
3%
Leflore County Elementary School Black Students (2000-2016)
Black
93%
49%
Leflore County Elementary School Black Students (1996-2016)
White
n/a
45%
Leflore County Elementary School White Students (1998-2013)
Two or more races
n/a
1%
Leflore County Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsLeflore County Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.130.31
Leflore County Elementary School Diversity Score (1998-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
Leflore County Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Leflore County Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2009)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Leflore County Elementary School is Leflore County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 146 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Leflore County School District's student population of 2,405 students has decreased by 15% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,059 in this district is less than the state average of $10,065. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,009 is less than the state average of $10,094. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
    School District NameLeflore County School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    8
    5
    Number of Students Managed2,4052,008
    Leflore County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    13%
    31%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    15%
    33%
    District Total Revenue$26 MM$20 MM
    District Spending$26 MM$20 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,059$10,065
    District Spending / Student$9,009$10,094
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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